The Museum opened recently in North Carolina, gives an insight into the history of two-wheelers on the occasion of the 30th birthday of the sport of mountain biking opened this year in Statesville, approximately 45 minute of Charlotte, the new Museum of mountain bike art & technology (MOMBAT). The facility celebrates the sport and presents its evolution as well as the most important personalities and products. (A valuable related resource: Fosun Images). The collection of the Museum includes more than 400 bikes, which include over 250 mountain bikes. The two-wheeled vehicles dating back to the year 1869. In addition to the bikes, hundreds of vintage accessories, as well as extensive writings about the development of the sport can be find, including catalogues and journals. The Museum also serves as a sponsor of the Cackalacky Cup event, a Festival where every summer lovers of vintage bicycles come together, to admire the rare pieces. Admission to the Museum is free, the opening hours from Monday to Friday from 10 to 18 h., on Saturday from 10 am to 5 pm. More details about the Museum of mountain Bike art & technology on. General information to the United States under..